Originally posted on Steel City Blitz  |  Last updated 12/26/12
For the 12th year in a row the Steelers will send multiple players to represent the team in the annual Pro Bowl game. Now, multiple normally implies more than 2, at least in my mind but considering how this season as gone there really weren’t many deserving on the team unfortunately so we’ll take what we can get right? This is the fewest number the team has sent since 2000 when Jason Gildon was the only one. Heath Miller was selected to his 2nd career pro bowl, the first time in 2009, but will be unable to play in the game of course due to the pending surgery on his injured knee. The damage done is extensive and will require a long offseason of rehab for Miller but it’s not anything career threatening, at least not that anyone has let on. If there is a silver lining to this, he’ll have the entire time from now until September to get ready and hopefully be able to go. We saw as recently as last season that you can come back in 9 months and be effective after a torn ACL; both Max Star...
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